Book Review: The Architectural Model – Tool, Fetish, Small Utopia
Clusters in the Air, 1962, a Metabolists project for Tokyo by Arata Isozaki
This book review covers “Das Architektur Modell / The Architectural Model – Tool, Fetish, Small Utopia” by Oliver Elser, ed. The book is a sumptuous record of the collection of architectural models of DAM, the German Architecture Museum in Frankfurt. It covers a wide range of beautiful models and projects from all the important architects of the 20th century. Very inspirational if you would like to learn more on the creative process of architects, or if you would like to improve your model-making skills.